The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Engineer
Rank 294 332 327
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Engineer 14 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.087% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.094% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Senior Test Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Test Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) Selenium
3 13 (56.52%) WebDriver
4 12 (52.17%) Automation Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
4 12 (52.17%) JMeter
5 11 (47.83%) HP UFT
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (43.48%) Test Management
6 10 (43.48%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) LoadRunner
7 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
7 9 (39.13%) WinRunner
7 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
8 7 (30.43%) API Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
9 6 (26.09%) QA
10 5 (21.74%) SOAP
10 5 (21.74%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) RESTful
10 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
11 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (17.39%) BDD
11 4 (17.39%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 4 (17.39%) XML
11 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (17.39%) ETL

Senior Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.35%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) WebDriver
3 12 (52.17%) JMeter
4 11 (47.83%) HP UFT
5 9 (39.13%) LoadRunner
5 9 (39.13%) WinRunner
5 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
6 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.04%) JIRA
9 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
9 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
10 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) LINQ
4 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (4.35%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) QuickFIX
5 1 (4.35%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
1 12 (52.17%) Automation Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Test Management
4 7 (30.43%) API Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA